‘Survival can be a fate worse than death’
The Caged aka The Malevolent is a 2017 Spanish horror feature film directed and edited by Jordan Taratoot from a screenplay by C.J. Wells with additional writing by Keenan Porterfield and Taratoot. The Carbara Films/Rebel Movies production stars Lee Patridge, Velizar Binev, Mischa Barton and Eduardo Maruri.
After a serious car accident that took the life of his wife, Keith (Lee Partridge) finds himself confined to a wheelchair and imprisoned in his fourth floor walk-up apartment. Lonely and understandably questioning his faith, Keith is visited by his long-time priest counsellor Father Salvo, home health care supervisor Julia, and his best friend Carlos.
Keith struggles to decipher reality from his own dreams, delusions, and perception of death as he mourns the loss of his wife and struggles with a severe case of post-traumatic stress disorder…
Cast and characters:
- Lee Partridge … Keith
- Mischa Barton … Ms Lowell – The Toybox; The Basement; Ouija House; The Hoarder; et al
- Velizar Binev … Father Salvo
- Eduardo Maruri
- Clare Durant … Michelle
- Carolina Bratanova
- Nikolay Todorov